Brooklyn’s Project Sound System NEEDS YOUR HELP!!! Less than a month to raise $4,000
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Brooklyn’s Project Sound System NEEDS YOUR HELP!!! Less than a month to raise $4,000

Project Sound System (PSS)—“a free introductory workshop on live sound and music technology for under-served teens in the NYC area”—is running an Indiegogo fundraising campaign ahead of its 2014 pilot semester. So far, the campaign is doing well with $3,995 as of today… but that’s still less than half of its $8,000 goal. Please donate … Continue reading

B-Wave is back in Brooklyn TONIGHT (Friday, July 12th, 2013)
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B-Wave is back in Brooklyn TONIGHT (Friday, July 12th, 2013)

The InStereo crew (Engine, Yellowtail, and Jun Bug) are back at Brooklyn Stable in Williamsburg for the open format, “funk fusion” party we call B-Wave. Tonight we’re blessed to host special guests Zero Chaser (Bagbak Records), DJ Critical (Surreal Soundscapes), and Zona Tapes (Paxico Records). The soundtrack will span genres, cultures, time zones, and time … Continue reading

InStereo is Back at Brooklyn Stable TONIGHT and Sh*t Will Be Wavy
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InStereo is Back at Brooklyn Stable TONIGHT and Sh*t Will Be Wavy

YELLOWTAIL, ENGINE, and JUN BUG are back at BROOKLYN STABLE TONIGHT spinning all that inter-genre/inter-generational/international Funk and Soul they know you love so much. We’ll also be introducing a brand new production-oriented artist showcase featuring a few of the city’s talented music-makers. We’re extremely pleased to have Andrew Edward Brown, Jermaine “Maineframe” Fletcher, Kev Brrk … Continue reading

We’re doin’ it #INSTEREO… TONIGHT!!! at BROOKLYN STABLE
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We’re doin’ it #INSTEREO… TONIGHT!!! at BROOKLYN STABLE

TurnTables Talk, in association with Bagpak Records and Surreal Soundscapes (yeah, that’s us!) present “In Stereo”: a Friday night affair featuring an open format audio experience designed by DJs Engine, Yellowtail, and Jun Bug. All night we’re dishing out multi-genre sounds focused on ‘Funk Fusion’ (new + classic + rare + jazzy + electro x … Continue reading

Mixpak to Release First Volume in “Pressure” Series September 25th (Stream Now!!)
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Mixpak to Release First Volume in “Pressure” Series September 25th (Stream Now!!)

Brooklyn based label and Production house Mixpak Records has been grinding heavily this year and they’re obviously on a mission to make a major impact on the music scene. Or should I say scenes? Mixpak’s sounds trandscend genres, cultures, and nations, and they range from experimental (instrumental hip-hop/live beatmaking) to popular (big Jamaican dancehall tunes). … Continue reading

New Music Video: Santigold – The Keepers
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New Music Video: Santigold – The Keepers

Watch Santigold’s just released video for the latest single – The Keepers – off of Master of My Make Believe. This track has that electro-retro feel, though in a new-wavy and not so much a funky type of way. Though this track is a bit light on the rhythm and bass for our typical tastes, … Continue reading

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Santigold Plays SXSW Fader Fort – Watch “Disparate Youth” Right Now

Not at SXSW? Need a reason to wish you were there? Assuming the answer to these questions is no, you’re probably pretty salty and you might not want to watch video of Santigold performing “Disparate Youth” at the Fader Fort showcase. Salty or not, it’s recommended you watch it anyway because it’s seriously good (like … Continue reading

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Cosmo Baker and Friends – More, More, More and Props

Thursday night I celebrated my boy, Aaron’s (AKA DJ Teddy Brown) birthday at Cosmo Baker’s monthly party at SubMercer – More, More, More. As the title indicates, this party served up some fine beats from the 70s and 80s (I’d say mostly 80s); disco, funk and hard bass-lines a plenty. This month’s special guest, Haycock … Continue reading